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remove spaces from field contents in DB2 database...

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Hello all,

I am hoping someone can help me. I have used MySQL (sorry) in the past
and I am struggling with the syntax to do an update on some records in
a DB2 database. I am simply trying to get a list of records that
contains spaces in some_field, then strip all of the spaces. Any help
is appreciated.

Thanks,

Bobby T

Apr 11 '06 #1
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SELECT Some_Field, REPLACE(Some_Field, ' ', '') FROM mytable WHERE
POSSTR(Some_Field, ' ') > 0
B.

Apr 11 '06 #2

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Hey Brian,

What about:

select Some_Field, REPLACE(Some_Field, ' ', '') from mytable where
Some_Field like '% %'

Regards,

Mehmet

Apr 11 '06 #3

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That's probably better than mine. Silly me relying on FUNCTIONs..... :)

B.

Apr 21 '06 #4

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